Performing Arts in New Zealand
During your time abroad, enjoy:
New Zealand’s breathtaking landscape – Beautiful sand beaches, bush-clad hills, and tidal inlets are all near your apartment.
Hundreds of clubs, societies, and student organizations – Learn the ropes of wine appreciation in the wine club or rock climbing in one of the student adventure organizations. There are hundreds of options, and plenty of artistic endeavors to pursue beyond the classroom.
Live in the heart of Lord of the Rings country – Dunedin is an excellent gateway to beautiful Central Otago and Fiordland, where opportunities abound for hiking, skiing, water sports, adventure tourism (including bungee jumping), and admiring the spectacular landscapes. Dunedin’s coastal location and climate are ideal for a wide range of sports and other recreational pursuits.
DANCE: The dance world in New Zealand is thriving, with a fascinating blend of Maori traditional dance, contemporary and modern, and many other styles.
FILM: The film industry in New Zealand is booming and filmmakers from this island nation have won 16 Academy Awards from 41 nominations at the U.S. Film Academy Awards.
MUSIC: The music world in New Zealand is thriving, and you will have the chance to take courses in a wide variety of musical styles and instruments, play in local orchestras and student concerts, and enjoy a range of musical ensembles. Enjoy the thriving popular music scene of Dunedin.
THEATRE: Dunedin has many professional theatre companies, including a rep theatre and a young theatre company that was started by recent graduates of the university. Every Thursday and Friday, there is a theatre performance on campus called Lunchtime Theatre, which is mostly student-generated.
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